In Episode 79, Bradford, Emma, and Craig chat about MLB’s forgotten testing promises and then discuss five mostly baseball awards topics.

1. Playoffs? Playoffs?!: We are down to the final weekend. The AL teams are locked. The NL teams are still a mess.

2. Hardware Vol. 1: The MVP awards get discussed, with more consensus in the NL than AL.

3. Hardware Vol. 2. Shane Bieber is going to win the AL Cy Young. The NL is a little more complicated.

4. Hardware Vol. 3: The AL Rookie of the Year is between two hitters that faded down the stretch. Plus, Craig doesn’t know what a slurve is.

5. Around the Horn: Should you be worried about the White Sox, and other AL Central chat.

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